paintings of Wu Jian entice the viewer with their tenderness and attention
to detail and motion.Clearly evident is the artist's ability to focus
on subtle events that often pass unnoticed. Wu Jian examines these moments
with a focus so profound as to transcend their physical boundaries. His
well trained eye Combined with his masterful technique capture only what
is essential. Each brushstroke embodies volume, color,
texture, and the most ephemeral of all qualities, the human spirit. Wu
Jian imbues his canvases with a rich and delicate life of their own. Whether
the subject be a simply placed floral Still life or a classically poised
ballerina, the artist's mature and poetic vision radiates from the canvas.
technique: a unique blending of Classical, Realist and Impressionist styles
which utilizes An ultra smooth canvas as its base and builds the surface
upward in a symphony of blended Hues
and gradients of light and color.
of the National association of Fine Are of China, Lecturer of Oil Painting
at Shanghai Teachers college, professor of Art at Shanghai Jiao Tong University
and exhibited widely Throughout China. Wu Jian is an artist of utmost merit,and his paintings stand as at testament
to years of thoughtful study. Wu Jian immigrated to United States in 1986 and studied at San Francisco Academy of Fine Art college
(CA) and Art Student's League of New York (NY), then quickly established
himself in the New York art world. Originally exhibiting with China House
in New York, Wu Jian moved on to Gallery Revel where he developed as the
premiere Artist of the gallery's Revel hosted eight solo shows for the
artist during their representation.
paintings have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the
United States. He's had numerous paintings auctioned Christie's and Sotheby's in Hong
Kong. Also, Wu Jian has works in the collection of the China National Art Museum and
many of his paintings are private and public collections throughout the world.